The World Health Organization says Europe is now the epicentre of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The World Health Organisation has declared Europe as the epicentre of the COVID-19 outbreak. Kathryn Jacobsen specialises in global health epidemiology and is a professor at George Mason University.She spoke with CGTN's Asieh Namdar about new diagnosis of COVID-19 in China's Hubei province. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada won't ban foreign travellers arriving from countries grappling with COVID-19 outbreaks, adding that "knee-jerk reactions" won't help to stop the spread of the virus. "The pandemic is accelerating."
"More than 300,000 cases of COVID-19 have now been reported to WHO from almost every country in the world," WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus says. "That's heartbreaking." abcn.ws/2Ja8ceg